The Debate Over Textbooks

e-textbook

Outlandishly heavy and even more outlandishly expensive, textbooks are losing a popularity contest to their digital counterparts. The verdict became somewhat official last week when U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced that textbooks should soon be obsolete in the Continue reading

Gov. Brown Signs Bills to Provide Free Digital Textbooks for Students

Digital Textbooks

As a recent UC Berkeley graduate, I’ve witnessed the numerous walk-outs, protests, and riots that have¬†occurred¬†in the past few years surrounding budget cuts in the California education system. I remember the day in November, three years ago, of when dozens Continue reading